Block file downloads and message copying on Enterprise Grid

On an Enterprise Grid org, Org Owners can enable a mobile security feature to safeguard sensitive business data in Slack. Learn how to block downloading and copying content from Slack on any devices that aren't managed by an EMM provider.


Block file downloads and copying on unmanaged devices

  1. From your desktop, click your workspace name in the top left.
  2. Select Administration from the menu, then Organisation settings.
  3. Click  Security in the left-side column, then choose Security Settings.
  4. Under File downloads and copying, tick the box next to Block on unmanaged mobile devices.
  5. Click Save changes.

Using enterprise mobility management? Learn more about mobile security for your organisation.

Who can use this feature?
  • Org Owners
  • Available on the Enterprise Grid subscription